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cross-sec·tion·al

(kros'sek'shŭn-ăl),
1. In histology, a sectioning of a tissue or organ perpendicular to its longitudinal axis.
2. Relating to planar sections of an anatomic or other structure.
See: synchronic.

cross-sectional

Etymology: L, crux + secare, to cut
(in statistics) pertaining to the sampling of a defined population at one point in time, performed in a nonexperimental research design. Compare longitudinal.

cross-sec·tion·al

(kraws sekshŭn-ăl)
Relating to planar sections of an anatomic or other structure.
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00, then add or subtract based on the following paragraphs to get the final modifier, then multiply the modifier and the CV to get the modified cross-sectional requirement.
Unlike other scanning methods, the operation of the cross-sectional scanning process eliminates the need for scan alignment, hole filling, and surface smoothing.
5-mm sections from the radial and cross-sectional (original, rough, and sanded) surfaces of blocks cut from the ends of 162 P.
This increase in breaking force can be due to an increase in stipe cross-sectional area, an increase in the breaking strength of the stipe material, or both.
The dynamic site response analysis (DSRA) method: This method utilizes the site soil SWV cross-sectional model and its soil properties.
Risk factors for domestic violence: findings from a South African cross-sectional study.
The calculated cross-sectional dimensions correlated well with several properties of handsheets made from softwood kraft pulp.
Although the principle of creating cross-sectional images is the same as for conventional CT, whether single- or multi-slice, the EBCT scanner does not require any moving parts to generate the individual "snapshots.
This article applies results of Bollinger (1996) to compare the effect of measurement error on cross-sectional estimates and panel estimates of the union wage differential.
3 is a cross-sectional schematic of the variable-temperature cryostat illustrating the basic design components.
FINITE ELEMENT EVALUATION OF MECHANICAL BEHAVIOR OF SPINAL INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO ROD CROSS-SECTIONAL SHAPE: SQUARE VS.